Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Skyway Park Volunteer Work Party

Sat, June 22 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Community Association for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

See what we accomplished at our Earth Week event in April 2024:

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7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Earth Week Volunteer Event at Skyway Park

Sat, April 27 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Action Mob for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park in celebration of Earth Week.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

Stay after for a FREE lunch provided by WHCA!

Free

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7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Restoration and Stewardship at Skyway Park

Sat, January 20 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Group of people posing for a photo in Skyway Park with tools.

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Action Mob for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park.

We’ll be adding 90 plants to the trail we cleared in December.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

View Organizer Website

7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

Restoration and Stewardship at Skyway Park

Sat, December 2, 2023 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Action Mob for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

Free

View Organizer Website

7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

Spring Restoration and Stewardship at Skyway Park

Sat, April 29, 2023 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Action Mob for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park in celebration of Earth Month.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

Free

View Organizer Website

7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

Forty Volunteers Powered First Skyway Park Restoration Event of 2023

by Devin Chicras

Our first Skyway Park restoration event of 2023 brought together about 40 hardworking volunteers who cleared 132 gallons of trash and four cubic yards of blackberry in just three hours. Not only is the park cleaner and safer for neighbors to enjoy, but cleaning up the wetlands means a safer, healthier route for young salmon downstream.

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Winter Restoration and Stewardship at Skyway Park

Sat, January 28, 2023 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Come join King County Parks and West Hill Action Mob for a day stewarding and restoring Skyway Park.

Skyway Park is located in the West Hill community, an unincorporated urban area on Lake Washington. There are three wetlands in the park that function as the headwaters of Taylor Creek a salmon-bearing stream that passes through Seattle’s Deadhorse Canyon and enters Lake Washington. Skyway Park is 23 acres and has baseball fields an informal football/soccer field a playground basketball and tennis courts.

The site address takes you to a house near the park entrance. Meeting location is near the covered picnic shelter – keep an eye out for the King County Volunteer signs.

Free

View Organizer Website

7032 S 120th Pl
Seattle, Washington 98178 United States

We Made News, Magic, and Friends in 2021

by Devin Chicras

2021 was a year of getting things done in the face of great challenges. It was a year full of big wins on the path to collaboratively building a more equitable, informed, engaged, and vibrant Skyway-West Hill community. Here’s a recap of some of the things we got to do this year, with your support.

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WHCA Earth Month - Haleina Dunn takes on WHCA Litter Challenge 2021

Skyway-West Hill Community Celebrates Earth Month 2021

by Devin Chicras

West Hill Community Association joined forces with our neighbors and local businesses to find ways to do our part this April for Earth Month. You may have seen our West Hill Reads roundup of the best books about sustainability and eco-friendliness that you can check out from Skyway Library, or read our green tips series on social media. But did you know we also did a Community Spotlight video series for local Meatless Monday options and hosted a community-wide litter challenge?

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